SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Three state lawmakers who play in a band say they’re gearing up for the inauguration of Republican Gov.-elect Bruce Rauner next month.
QUINCY, Ill. (AP) — A postmaster in western Illinois says she doesn’t want children’s letters to Santa to go unanswered.
CHICAGO (AP) — A Cook County judge has sentenced a 31-year-old Chicago man to 80 years in prison for firing at least a dozen shots at a rival and killing him in broad daylight as a crowd looked on.
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Seven seminarians of the Diocese of Springfield served at the Vatican’s Christmas Eve Mass celebrated by Pope Francis.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — About 700 horse competition trophies are at the center of a court motion involving former Dixon comptroller Rita Crundwell, who was convicted of stealing nearly $54 million from the northern Illinois city.
PEORIA, Ill. (AP) — A 19-month-old Peoria boy has been pronounced brain dead a day after police say he was beaten by his mother’s boyfriend.
ROCKFORD, Ill. (AP) — Authorities are investigating what caused a Rockford house fire in which firefighters rescued a 14-year-old boy.
Edwin L. Neice, age 76, of Galesburg, Illinois died at 2:27 A.M. on Monday, December 22, 2014 at OSF St. Mary’s Medical Center in Galesburg, Illinois.